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How Does Early "Adultification" Affect Homeless Youth?

February 13, 2017

Learn how homeless young people's experiences with early "adultification" shaped their lives before and after they became homeless.

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Perspectives on Serving Sex-Trafficked Youth

February 9, 2017

Researchers explore how stakeholders working in various capacities to address human trafficking define best practices for working with youth involved in domestic-minor sex trafficking and where these various stakeholders agree and disagree.

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How Can Young People’s Experiences with Police Inform Sex Trafficking Prevention and Intervention?

February 6, 2017

A researcher investigates the experiences of youth who were victims of or at risk for domestic sex trafficking and their police interactions.

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Testing a Mobile App for Homeless Youth and Service Providers

February 2, 2017

Learn how an app may help homeless youth better access services.


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